'Heaven Is For Real' Edges Out 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' for First Place Again on WednesdayApril 24, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that Heaven Is for Real added another $1.87 million to its haul on Wednesday, representing a 23 percent drop from Tuesday and 49 percent from its opening Wednesday last week. The hit faith-based film has tallied $36.35 million domestically so far, 6 percent ahead of the 8-day total of Son of God.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier dropped 20 percent from Tuesday to $1.77 million yesterday, also giving it a 50 percent week-to-week decline. The sequel's 20-day domestic total is $207.1 million, 19 percent ahead of where Thor: The Dark World stood at the same point.

Rio 2 earned $1.51 million yesterday, off 22 percent from Tuesday and 50 percent from Wednesday of last week. With $81.2 million in the bank so far, the animated sequel's 13-day gross is 7 percent behind the pace of its 2011 predecessor.

Warner Bros. reports that Transcendence posted $0.76 million yesterday, off 26 percent from Tuesday. The sci-fi flick has taken in $13.68 million through 6 days, 26 percent less than 2011's Source Code in the same time frame.

Disneynature's Bears claimed $0.61 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent decline from is Earth Day boost on Tuesday. The flick's 6-day total is $6.97 million, or about 46 percent less than the 6-day start of 2012's Chimpanzee.

Last but not least, A Haunted House 2 slid 27 percent from Tuesday to bring in $0.45 million yesterday. Having taken in $10.58 million so far, the sequel is behind the pace of its 2013 predecessor by 49 percent.


Daily Domestic Gross Sun, Mar. 14 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 14 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$18,535,803-31%3,7280$4,972$209,339,4322Disney
2Green Zone$3,588,585-37%3,003--$1,195$14,309,2951Universal
3She's Out of My League$2,697,188-28%2,956--$912$9,775,2781Paramount
4Shutter Island$2,194,216-38%3,356178$654$108,011,6454Paramount
5Our Family Wedding$2,021,710-35%1,605--$1,260$7,629,8621Fox Searchlight
7Remember Me$1,649,995-43%2,212--$746$8,089,1391Summit
8Brooklyn's Finest$1,267,926-30%1,9393$654$21,533,4042Overture
9Cop Out$1,157,366-37%2,882-268$402$39,480,7343Warner Bros.
10The Crazies$971,048-37%2,359-120$412$33,389,3083Overture